Dan Swinhoe


Dan is Senior Staff Writer at IDG Connect.

Writes about all manner of tech from driverless cars, AI, and Green IT to Cloudy stuff, security, and IoT.

Dislikes autoplay ads/videos and garbage written about 'milliennials'.  

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News roundup: ZTE still in no man’s land, Huawei likely next

A roundup of the week’s technology news including Tesla’s insider threat, McAfee 2020, and self-parking boats.


How Formula 1 evolved into a data-first sport on wheels

As race teams accumulate more data, Formula 1 looks more and more to predictive analytics


How tractor seller John Deere became a technology company

The evolution of John Deere - from selling tractors to becoming an agritech data platform


News Roundup: The GDPR lawsuits begin

A roundup of the week’s technology news including more trade wars, Autopilot crashes, and cryptocurrency addiction.


What kind of data should companies be looking for on the dark web?

What value can dark web monitoring bring to security teams, and what data should they be looking for?


Blockchain technologies face a maturity problem

Why aren’t blockchain technologies ready for the enterprise, and what’s being done about it?


Why blockchain isn’t magic and it won’t fix every problem you have

Why enterprises need to get smarter about blockchain uses cases and think more about deployment.


News Roundup: Things still look bleak for ZTE

A roundup of the week’s technology news including eFail, HTC’s blockchain phone, and smart nappies.

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